I hear this statement all the time, “heavy weights with low repetitions will bulk you up while light weights with high repetitions will tone you up”. Is there a difference in these two types of training? The answer is yes – but it’s not about the way you look, it’s about the muscle strength vs. muscle endurance.
When purchasing bodyweight training equipment, purchase a product that allows you to move in all three planes of motion, not just two. Rotational movement is key to proper bodyweight training exercises and real life movement and this can be accomplished with the CrossCore180® Rotational Bodyweight Trainer™ www.crosscore-usa.com
The CrossCore® Lat Row Progression, or “Reverse 180”, begins as a single arm row, then progresses into a single arm row with hip rotation and then finally finishes as the “Reverse 180”. Both the CrossCore® Lat Row Progression and Chest Press Progression can be done with varying degrees of hip rotation by keeping the feet pointed straight ahead as you rotate the hips or pivot the feet to keep the spine more properly aligned. But no matter your foot placement preference, you gotta PULL THE PIN!
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I'm always so blown away, uplifted and just humbled every time I teach my Tuesday classes at Kaman Senior Fitness in Hilo. There is never a dull moment that these amazing new frenz show me what LIFE IS REALLY ALL ABOUT.
CrossCore® Multi-Purpose Racks are a customizable and affordable racking solution that are perfect for garage gyms, schools, clubs, military and everywhere else. They are all built in the USA with only heavy-duty commercial materials. Looking for a heavy-duty and customizable yet very affordable racking solution?
When we incur minor injuries, we are often not sure of whether to use heat or ice as a means of first aid. The matter is made even more confusing by the fact that we are inundated by advertisements of over-the-counter products. There are basic ways to determine whether you should use heat or ice to treat a minor injury, and there are specific steps for effectively applying each option. Instructions 1
There’s a constant focus on what is new, flashy and trendy. For example. P90X, Insanity, Zumba, Shake weight. Just kidding on the shake weight. Still wanted to see if you were still reading.
And, to a certain extent, that’s fine. But in pursuing the new, the cutting-edge and the fresh, we can sometimes overlook the basics.
CrossCore® Training and Education Program is now accredited through The American Council on Exercise (ACE). If you would like to become certified in CrossCore® Rotational Bodyweight Training™ or become a CrossCore Host Facility, please sign up today http://www.crosscore-usa.com/crosscoredealerapplication.aspx